Technical skills training

Our Technology Training Centre in Aston, Birmingham is a new state-of-the-art facility, designed to be the perfect environment to learn how to safely use the machinery and equipment commonly found in manufacturing and engineering environments.

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All our courses can be delivered at your site, using your own equipment and working methods, at a time to suit; including evenings, night shifts and weekends.

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Centre lathe turning

Duration
5 days
Members
£840 +VAT
Non Members
£892 +VAT

This hands-on five-day course combines on-machine practical exercises and instruction with classroom sessions to enable delegates to safely set and operate a centre lathe. This training programme is suitable for engineers of all levels. The content of this course can be used to support NVQ programmes.

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Dates & Locations

23-27 October 2017 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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20-24 November 2017 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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If we don’t have a suitable date, register your interest and we'll let you know as soon as new dates and locations are added.

Introduction to CNC machine centre milling

Duration
4 days
Members
£840 +VAT
Non Members
£892 +VAT

This four-day introductory CNC training course is designed to give delegates the skills and knowledge they need to part-programme, set and operate CNC Milling Centres.

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Dates & Locations

25-29 September 2017 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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20-24 November 2017 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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If we don’t have a suitable date, register your interest and we'll let you know as soon as new dates and locations are added.

Introduction to CNC turning

Duration
4 days
Members
£840 +VAT
Non Members
£892 +VAT

This four-day introductory CNC training course is designed to give delegates the skills and knowledge they need to part-programme, set and operate CNC machines.


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Dates & Locations

06-10 November 2017 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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Surface grinding

Duration
5 days
Members
£778 +VAT
Non Members
£865 +VAT

This five-day Surface Grinding training course gives delegates the skills and knowledge they need safely to operate a Surface Grinder to produce a variety of highly accurate ground surfaces on engineering products.

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Dates & Locations

20-23 November 2017 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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Vertical milling

Duration
5 days
Members
£778 +VAT
Non Members
£865 +VAT

Though so many of today’s industrial manufacturing lines rely heavily on computer controlled electrical and electronic systems to operate, there is still a high need for basic machine tool skills to be able to carry out manufacturing processes effectively. These skills and knowledge also underpin the more advanced techniques used in operating and setting CNC type machines. This five-day Vertical Milling Machine training course gives delegates the skills and knowledge they need to safely operate a vertical milling machine to produce engineering products.

Course details

Dates & Locations

23-27 October 2017 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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20-24 November 2017 EEF Technology Training Centre - Aston
Aston, Birmingham
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If we don’t have a suitable date, register your interest and we'll let you know as soon as new dates and locations are added.

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